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Collection by Jill Mackin

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Map of Canada Confederation. British colonies in North America are united under the British North American Act to become the Dominion of Canada. The Act, drafted by John A. Macdonald and signed on May became effective on July Canadian History, I Am Canadian, Native American History, Canadian Facts, African History, Black History Quotes, Black History Books, History Timeline, History Facts

A Brief History of Canada - 1867 to 1899

Map of Canada 1867, Confederation. British colonies in North America are united under the British North American Act to become the Dominion of Canada. The Act, drafted by John A. Macdonald and signed on May 8, became effective on July 1, 1867.

Immigration - After the war, immigration to Canada was encouraged again but it was extremely limited. Canada want - Social Studies Classroom, Social Studies Activities, Teaching Social Studies, O Canada, Canada Travel, Farming In Canada, All About Canada, Early Explorers, Ontario

source:poster. Canadian pacific This is a poster of Canadian Pacific posted during British Empire Exhibition and it is about encouraging British people to have their own farm in Canada. This poster showed that Canada recovered soon after WW2 ended and it started to attract immigrants overseas with its unique natural and economic conditions.

Canada - Hiding in the Wheat 1922 Canadian Beer, Canadian Travel, Canadian History, Saskatchewan Canada, Canada Eh, Western Canada, Poster Ads, Vintage Travel Posters, Vintage Ads

Hiding in the Wheat

Image No: 971-2-C212c-1927 Title: Cover of Canada West : Canada - The New Homeland. Date: 1927 Remarks: Pamphlet published by the Canadian Government to promote the provinces of Alberta, Saskatchewan and Manitoba to prospective immigrants and settlers. The cover features a boy hiding under sheaves of wheat, next to farm buildings and a team of horses pulling a binder. Subject(s): Emigration and immigration / Immigration literature / Harvesting / Children Order this photo from Glenbow…

Handbook for Settlers 1921 Canada Day Party, Immigration Canada, Canadian Pacific Railway, Train Art, Railway Posters, Canadian History, Vintage Travel Posters, Used Books, First Nations

Handbook for Settlers

Image No: 971-2-C212a-1921 Title: A handbook of information regarding Alberta, Saskatchewan and Manitoba . Date: 1921 Remarks: This cover is typical of the idealized messages that both the government and the railroads presented to potential immigrants. The scene is laid out in a classically "English" pattern, with small fenced fields devoted to crops and livestock, mechanized farm equipment, a tidy farmstead and new buildings. The river is close by and so too are the facilities of the city…

Canada West: The New Homeland Canadian Pacific Archives, 1923 Vintage Travel Posters, Vintage Ads, Poster Vintage, Posters Canada, Immigration Canada, Canadian History, Canadian Culture, Canadian Travel, Railway Posters

Start A Fire

The government was looking to attract settlers to Canada West during Laurier's time as president. During his era, acquiring more money and more people was important in Canada. The world depression had just ended and there was a great demand for wheat. In the States, the free homestead period had ended. This increased Canada's appeal to immigrants. It was often hard however, to get people to settle in the hard, barren land of the prairies. Many people who did go there ended up travelling down…

Persuasion: Print Advertising on the Prairies Canadian Culture, Canadian History, Canadian Winter, Canadian Travel, Migrate To Canada, Canadian Things, Immigration Canada, Museum Poster, Western Canada

Postcards from the Prairie | Wish You Were Here: Saskatchewan Postcard Collections

Fig. 1. Prosperity Follows Settlement in Western Canada, 1905

Canadian Pacific Railway 1900 promoting Manitoba, Assiniboine, Alberta and Saskatchewan.the Canadian West or L'Ouest Canadien when Clifford Sifton was in charge of promoting the west. Canadian Pacific Railway, Canadian Travel, Canadian Culture, Canadian History, Posters Canada, Escalante National Monument, Museum Poster, Study History, History Class

canadian pacific railway

Canadian Pacific Railway 1900 promoting Manitoba, Assiniboine, Alberta and Saskatchewan........the Canadian West or L'Ouest Canadien when Clifford Sifton was in charge of promoting the west.

Mixed Media - Canada - Canadian Pacific Railway - Flag - Retro Travel Poster - Vintage Poster by Studio Grafiikka , Retro Poster, Poster Vintage, Vintage Travel Posters, Canadian Pacific Railway, Canadian Travel, Train Posters, Railway Posters, Cafe Posters, Ww2 Posters

CANADA VINTAGE AD POSTER 1920 24X36 MUSCLE CLASSIC PATRIOTIC VERY RARE

CANADA VINTAGE AD POSTER 1920 24X36 MUSCLE CLASSIC PATRIOTIC VERY RARE